Joseph M. Simmons1

M, b. February 6, 1871, d. January 27, 1963
FatherNoah Simmons1 b. July 9, 1827, d. March 29, 1901
MotherEliza M. Phlegar1 b. September 17, 1833, d. September 1, 1910
     His Social Security Number was 231-16-1436.2 Joseph M. Simmons was buried at Jacksonville Burial Ground, Rt. 8, 0.25 miles south of Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4 He was born on February 6, 1871 at Jacksonville Township, Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1 He married Almena Katherine Sumpter, daughter of Joseph Sumpter and Matilda Poff, on November 28, 1901 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5 Joseph M. Simmons died on January 27, 1963 at Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 91.4 He FLOYD- Joseph Simmons 92, died at his home here Sunday. He is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Roland Clark, Fairfax; two sons, Ray and Lane Simmons, Baltimore; a brother, Henry Simmons, Floyd; five grandchildren, and one great grandchild. Funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Wood Funeral Home. Burial will be on Jacksonville Cemetery in Floyd. on January 29, 1963.4

Census Records

1890Jacksonville, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1910Dwelling 160, District 45, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1920Dwelling 278, District 93, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1930Dwelling 161, District 5, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1940Dwelling 68, District 32-8, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia10

Occupation

1910Farmer7
1920Farmer8
1930Farmer9
1940Farmer10

Family

Almena Katherine Sumpter b. April 12, 1878, d. September 2, 1957
Marriage*Joseph M. Simmons married Almena Katherine Sumpter, daughter of Joseph Sumpter and Matilda Poff, on November 28, 1901 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  3. [S328] Donna J. Robertson, Tombstone Inscriptions of Floyd County, Virginia.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Joseph Simmons obituary in the Jan 29, 1963 edition.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  12. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Noah Simmons1

M, b. July 9, 1827, d. March 29, 1901
     Noah Simmons was buried at Laurel Branch Cemetery (aka Goodykoontz Cemetery), Rt. 729 about one-half mile west of Laurel Branch Church of the Brethern, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He was born on July 9, 1827 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 He married Eliza M. Phlegar on February 19, 1859 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 Noah Simmons died on March 29, 1901 at age 73.1

Census Records

1890Jacksonville, Floyd Co., Virginia3

Family

Eliza M. Phlegar b. September 17, 1833, d. September 1, 1910
Marriage*Noah Simmons married Eliza M. Phlegar on February 19, 1859 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S2391] Floyd County Historical Society Cemeteries of Floyd County, VA, online http://floydcountyhistoricalsociety.org/cemeteries/alpha.html
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Eliza M. Phlegar1

F, b. September 17, 1833, d. September 1, 1910
     Eliza M. Phlegar was buried at Laurel Branch Cemetery (aka Goodykoontz Cemetery), Rt. 729 about one-half mile west of Laurel Branch Church of the Brethern, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She was born on September 17, 1833 at Virginia.1 She married Noah Simmons on February 19, 1859 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 As of February 19, 1859,her married name was Simmons. Eliza M. Phlegar died on September 1, 1910 at age 76.1

Census Records

1890Jacksonville, Floyd Co., Virginia3

Family

Noah Simmons b. July 9, 1827, d. March 29, 1901
Marriage*Eliza M. Phlegar married Noah Simmons on February 19, 1859 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S2391] Floyd County Historical Society Cemeteries of Floyd County, VA, online http://floydcountyhistoricalsociety.org/cemeteries/alpha.html
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Lillie Mae Reed1

F, b. December 30, 1889, d. November 12, 1955
FatherAndrew Reed1,2 b. September 12, 1856, d. July 8, 1939
MotherSusan Miranda Akers1,2 b. August 4, 1857, d. August 18, 1933
     Lillie Mae Reed was buried at Jacksonville Burial Ground, Rt. 8, 0.25 miles south of Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.3,2 She was born on December 30, 1889 at Virginia.3,2 She married William Riley Sumpter, son of Joseph Sumpter and Matilda Poff, on May 5, 1915 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3,2 As of May 5, 1915,her married name was Sumpter. Lillie Mae Reed died on November 12, 1955 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 65.3,2

Census Records

1920Dwelling 40, District 91, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia4

Family

William Riley Sumpter b. October 25, 1879, d. September 14, 1968
Marriage*Lillie Mae Reed married William Riley Sumpter, son of Joseph Sumpter and Matilda Poff, on May 5, 1915 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3,2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S328] Donna J. Robertson, Tombstone Inscriptions of Floyd County, Virginia.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Andrew Reed1,2

M, b. September 12, 1856, d. July 8, 1939
FatherMark J. Reed2 b. July 11, 1831, d. November 21, 1910
MotherMary Reed2 b. May 29, 1831, d. February 20, 1893
     Andrew Reed was buried at Smith Cemetery (also known as Reed Cemetery), interscetion of Rt. 730 & Rt. 750, Alum Ridge, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He was born on September 12, 1856 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 He married Susan Miranda Akers, daughter of Riley B. Akers and Mildred "Milly" Reed, on February 13, 1879 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1 Andrew Reed died on July 8, 1939 at age 82.1

Census Records

1890Alum Ridge, Floyd Co., Virginia3

Occupation

Farmer

Family

Susan Miranda Akers b. August 4, 1857, d. August 18, 1933
Marriage*Andrew Reed married Susan Miranda Akers, daughter of Riley B. Akers and Mildred "Milly" Reed, on February 13, 1879 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S285] Wesley L. Poff, Smith Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Susan Miranda Akers1

F, b. August 4, 1857, d. August 18, 1933
FatherRiley B. Akers1
MotherMildred "Milly" Reed1 b. circa 1825, d. before 1865
     Susan Miranda Akers was buried at Smith Cemetery (also known as Reed Cemetery), interscetion of Rt. 730 & Rt. 750, Alum Ridge, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 She was born on August 4, 1857 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1 She married Andrew Reed, son of Mark J. Reed and Mary Reed, on February 13, 1879 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 As of February 13, 1879,her married name was Reed. Susan Miranda Akers died on August 18, 1933 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 76.2

Census Records

1890Alum Ridge, Floyd Co., Virginia3

Family

Andrew Reed b. September 12, 1856, d. July 8, 1939
Marriage*Susan Miranda Akers married Andrew Reed, son of Mark J. Reed and Mary Reed, on February 13, 1879 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S285] Wesley L. Poff, Smith Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  3. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Mildred "Milly" Reed

F, b. circa 1825, d. before 1865
     Mildred "Milly" Reed was born circa 1825 at Virginia. She married Riley B. Akers, son of William B. Akers and Nancy Sowers, on April 26, 1849 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 As of April 26, 1849,her married name was Akers. Mildred "Milly" Reed died before 1865.

Family

Riley B. Akers
Marriage*She married Riley B. Akers, son of William B. Akers and Nancy Sowers, on April 26, 1849 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S42] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 2, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Mark J. Reed

M, b. July 11, 1831, d. November 21, 1910
FatherSpencer Reed b. June 10, 1786, d. 1876
MotherMargaret "Peggie" "Maggie" Reed b. circa 1797
     Mark J. Reed was buried at Smith Cemetery (also known as Reed Cemetery), interscetion of Rt. 730 & Rt. 750, Alum Ridge, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He was born on July 11, 1831 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 He married Mary Reed, daughter of Peter Reed and Nancy Wray Duncan, on November 16, 1851 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1 Mark J. Reed died on November 21, 1910 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 79.1

Census Records

1890Alum Ridge, Floyd Co., Virginia3

Family

Mary Reed b. May 29, 1831, d. February 20, 1893
Marriage*Mark J. Reed married Mary Reed, daughter of Peter Reed and Nancy Wray Duncan, on November 16, 1851 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S285] Wesley L. Poff, Smith Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  2. [S42] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 2, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Mary Reed1

F, b. May 29, 1831, d. February 20, 1893
FatherPeter Reed b. circa 1802
MotherNancy Wray Duncan b. February 15, 1813, d. July 20, 1870
     Mary Reed was buried at Smith Cemetery (also known as Reed Cemetery), interscetion of Rt. 730 & Rt. 750, Alum Ridge, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She was born on May 29, 1831 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She married Mark J. Reed, son of Spencer Reed and Margaret "Peggie" "Maggie" Reed, on November 16, 1851 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1 Mary Reed died on February 20, 1893 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 61.1

Census Records

1890Alum Ridge, Floyd Co., Virginia3

Family

Mark J. Reed b. July 11, 1831, d. November 21, 1910
Marriage*Mary Reed married Mark J. Reed, son of Spencer Reed and Margaret "Peggie" "Maggie" Reed, on November 16, 1851 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S285] Wesley L. Poff, Smith Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  2. [S42] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 2, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Spencer Reed1,2

M, b. June 10, 1786, d. 1876
FatherPeter Reed b. 1763
MotherLucy Spencer
     Spencer Reed was buried at Duncan Cemetery, Uriah Turpin Farm, Rt. 730, Willis, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 He was born on June 10, 1786 at Montgomery Co., Virginia. He married Margaret "Peggie" "Maggie" Reed on February 1, 1825 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 Spencer Reed died in 1876 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2

Family

Margaret "Peggie" "Maggie" Reed b. circa 1797
Marriage*He married Margaret "Peggie" "Maggie" Reed on February 1, 1825 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S280] Anne Lowry Worrell, A Brief of Wills and Marriages in Montgomery and Fincastle Counties, Virginia, 1733-1831.
  2. [S793] Mary Anne Sutphin (e-mail address), Duncan Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.

Margaret "Peggie" "Maggie" Reed1,2

F, b. circa 1797
     Margaret "Peggie" "Maggie" Reed died at Floyd Co., Virginia. She was buried at Duncan Cemetery, Uriah Turpin Farm, Rt. 730, Willis, Floyd Co., Virginia; Her gravestone has no dates.2 She was born circa 1797 at Montgomery Co., Virginia. She married Spencer Reed, son of Peter Reed and Lucy Spencer, on February 1, 1825 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1

Family

Spencer Reed b. June 10, 1786, d. 1876
Marriage*Margaret "Peggie" "Maggie" Reed married Spencer Reed, son of Peter Reed and Lucy Spencer, on February 1, 1825 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S280] Anne Lowry Worrell, A Brief of Wills and Marriages in Montgomery and Fincastle Counties, Virginia, 1733-1831.
  2. [S793] Mary Anne Sutphin (e-mail address), Duncan Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.

Peter Reed1

M, b. 1763
FatherGeorge Reed1 b. 1730, d. October, 1807
MotherNancy Anna McLanghlin/Wiggington1 b. 1735
     Peter Reed married Lucy Spencer.1 Peter Reed was born in 1763 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1

Family

Lucy Spencer
Marriage*He married Lucy Spencer.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S196] Clarence Sanderson, George A. Reed and George W. Reed in "Floyd Co., Virginia Listserve," listserve message Dec 3, 2003.

Nancy Wray Duncan

F, b. February 15, 1813, d. July 20, 1870
     Nancy Wray Duncan was buried at Smith Cemetery (also known as Reed Cemetery), interscetion of Rt. 730 & Rt. 750, Alum Ridge, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She was born on February 15, 1813 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 As of April 30, 1827,her married name was Reed. She married Peter Reed on April 30, 1827 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2 Nancy Wray Duncan died on July 20, 1870 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 57.1

Family

Peter Reed b. circa 1802
Marriage*She married Peter Reed on April 30, 1827 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2 
Child
  • Mary Reed+ b. May 29, 1831, d. February 20, 1893

Citations

  1. [S285] Wesley L. Poff, Smith Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  2. [S280] Anne Lowry Worrell, A Brief of Wills and Marriages in Montgomery and Fincastle Counties, Virginia, 1733-1831.

Waitman Taylor Dickerson1

M, b. November 21, 1869, d. June 13, 1959
FatherHarvey Dickerson1 b. February 16, 1839, d. May 15, 1912
MotherOctavia Leah Simmons1 b. October 11, 1850, d. September 11, 1933
     Waitman Taylor Dickerson was buried at Jacksonville Burial Ground, Rt. 8, 0.25 miles south of Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 He was born on November 21, 1869 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1 He married Mary Lelia Sumpter, daughter of Joseph Sumpter and Matilda Poff, on June 27, 1915 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3 Waitman Taylor Dickerson died on June 13, 1959 at age 89.2

Census Records

1890Jacksonville, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 5, District 92, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 67, District 5, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1940Dwelling 49, District 32-7, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia7

Occupation

1920Farmer5
1930Farmer6
1940Farmer7

Family

Mary Lelia Sumpter b. January 19, 1882, d. November 5, 1963
Marriage*Waitman Taylor Dickerson married Mary Lelia Sumpter, daughter of Joseph Sumpter and Matilda Poff, on June 27, 1915 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3 
Child
  • Evelyn G. Dickerson6

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S328] Donna J. Robertson, Tombstone Inscriptions of Floyd County, Virginia.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

James Fleming Poff1,2,3,4,5

M, b. March 19, 1866, d. March 8, 1943
FatherAndrew Isaac Poff6,7 b. circa 1841, d. before June 21, 1880
MotherRebecca Poff6,7,8 b. March, 1849
     James Fleming Poff was buried at McNeil Cemetery, Diamond Knob Road, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.9,5 He was born on March 19, 1866 at Floyd Co., Virginia.9,6,4 He married Minnie Belle McNeil, daughter of James Ireson McNeil and Lydia Smith, on January 5, 1888 at Floyd Co., Virginia.6,10,4,5 James Fleming Poff died on March 8, 1943 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 76.9,4,5

Census Records

1870Dwelling 168, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1880Dwelling 373, District 30, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11
1900Dwelling 129, District 75, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia12
1910Dwelling 60, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia13
1920Dwelling 93, District 128, Raleigh Court Ward, Roanoke, Virginia14
1930Dwelling 355, District 32, Roanoke, Virginia15

Occupation

1880Farm laborer8
1900Farm laborer12
1910Farmer13
1920Oil company driver14
1930Oil company truck driver15

Family

Minnie Belle McNeil b. January 8, 1868, d. April 19, 1942
Marriage*James Fleming Poff married Minnie Belle McNeil, daughter of James Ireson McNeil and Lydia Smith, on January 5, 1888 at Floyd Co., Virginia.6,10,4,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S33] Surnames of Families of Floyd Co., Virginia, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbr/zz_main_contents.htm
  2. [S657] George Pauff - Anna Merchant, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~poff/f0637.htm
  3. [S1260] Glenna Garnand Garner, Floyd Co., VA Obituary Listing.
  4. [S1859] Eleanor Stuart Mcneil Mullins and Maynard McNeil, "Some Descendants of Jacob Ireson McNeil."
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  7. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S210] Maynard McNeil, McNeil Cemetery.
  10. [S134] Granddaughter Alice V. Thomas, granddaughter-in-law Mrs. Lala Vest Rev. Peter R. Vest, Rev. Peter R. Vest Files.
  11. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  14. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  15. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  16. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  17. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  18. [S1653] Bureau of Vital Statistics North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1976, From the Hettie Ella Pipes death certificate.
  19. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.

Sarah M./A. Poff1,2

F, b. circa 1868
FatherAndrew Isaac Poff1 b. circa 1841, d. before June 21, 1880
MotherRebecca Poff1,2 b. March, 1849
     Sarah M./A. Poff was born circa 1868 at Virginia.1

Census Records

1870Dwelling 168, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1880Dwelling 373, District 30, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2

Citations

  1. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.

Ennis/Dennis G. Poff1,2

M, b. circa July, 1870
FatherAndrew Isaac Poff1 b. circa 1841, d. before June 21, 1880
MotherRebecca Poff1,2 b. March, 1849
     Ennis/Dennis G. Poff was born circa July, 1870 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1

Census Records

1870Dwelling 168, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1880Dwelling 373, District 30, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2

Citations

  1. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.

William Isaac Poff1,2,3,4

M, b. March 15, 1872, d. December 15, 1931
FatherAndrew Isaac Poff1,5 b. circa 1841, d. before June 21, 1880
MotherRebecca Poff6,1,5 b. March, 1849
     William Isaac Poff was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.5,4 He was born on March 15, 1872 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 He married Stella Florence Reed, daughter of John Fleming Reed and Isadora Charlotte "Dora" Puckett, on February 14, 1893 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5,4 William Isaac Poff died on December 15, 1931 at Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 59.2,5

Census Records

1880Dwelling 373, District 30, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1900Dwelling 123, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1920Dwelling 84, District 47, Chamblissburg, Bedford Co., Virginia9
1930Dwelling 847, District 2, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia10

Occupation

1900Farmer8
1920Farmer9
1930Steam railway laborer10

Family

Stella Florence Reed b. July 12, 1877, d. January 1, 1951
Marriage*William Isaac Poff married Stella Florence Reed, daughter of John Fleming Reed and Isadora Charlotte "Dora" Puckett, on February 14, 1893 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S657] George Pauff - Anna Merchant, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~poff/f0637.htm
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Walter Hughes Poff obituary in the Jan 5, 1995 edition.
  4. [S6393] Logan Reed Jennings, "The Poffs of Floyd County, Virginia."
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Alfred L. Poff obituary in the Feb 21, 2000 edition.
  13. [S2413] Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708660
  14. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  15. [S1402] Logan Jennings, Fred Lee Poff in "Floyd Co., Virginia Listserve," listserve message Dec 9, 2006.

Minnie Belle McNeil1,2,3,4

F, b. January 8, 1868, d. April 19, 1942
FatherJames Ireson McNeil2,3,4 b. May 31, 1822, d. March 9, 1904
MotherLydia Smith2,3,4 b. December 25, 1827, d. July 7, 1883
     Minnie Belle McNeil was buried at McNeil Cemetery, Diamond Knob Road, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She was born on January 8, 1868 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,5,3,4 She married James Fleming Poff, son of Andrew Isaac Poff and Rebecca Poff, on January 5, 1888 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,6,3,4 As of January 5, 1888,her married name was Poff. Minnie Belle McNeil died on April 19, 1942 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 74.1,5,3,4

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1900Dwelling 129, District 75, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia8
1910Dwelling 60, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1920Dwelling 93, District 128, Raleigh Court Ward, Roanoke, Virginia10
1930Dwelling 355, District 32, Roanoke, Virginia11

Family

James Fleming Poff b. March 19, 1866, d. March 8, 1943
Marriage*Minnie Belle McNeil married James Fleming Poff, son of Andrew Isaac Poff and Rebecca Poff, on January 5, 1888 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,6,3,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S210] Maynard McNeil, McNeil Cemetery.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S1859] Eleanor Stuart Mcneil Mullins and Maynard McNeil, "Some Descendants of Jacob Ireson McNeil."
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S1260] Glenna Garnand Garner, Floyd Co., VA Obituary Listing.
  6. [S134] Granddaughter Alice V. Thomas, granddaughter-in-law Mrs. Lala Vest Rev. Peter R. Vest, Rev. Peter R. Vest Files.
  7. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  13. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  14. [S1653] Bureau of Vital Statistics North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1976, From the Hettie Ella Pipes death certificate.
  15. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.

Jacob McNeil Jr.1

M, b. July 4, 1797, d. July 4, 1872
     Jacob McNeil Jr. was buried at McNeil Cemetery, Griffith Creek Road, Floyd Co., Virginia; No grave maker is visible.2 He was born on July 4, 1797 at Franklin Co., Virginia.2,1 He married Elizabeth "Betty" Auldridge circa 1821 at Pocahontas Co., Virginia.2,1 Jacob McNeil Jr. died on July 4, 1872 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 75.

Family

Elizabeth "Betty" Auldridge b. circa 1800
Marriage*He married Elizabeth "Betty" Auldridge circa 1821 at Pocahontas Co., Virginia.2,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1859] Eleanor Stuart Mcneil Mullins and Maynard McNeil, "Some Descendants of Jacob Ireson McNeil."
  2. [S1733] McNeil Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA, online http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vafloyd/McNeilCemetery.html
  3. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Peter Smith1,2

M, d. after October 11, 1837
     Peter Smith died after October 11, 1837 at Floyd Co., Virginia; Peter's will was dated Oct 11, 1837.

Census Records

1810Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia1
1820Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia2

Family

Child
  • Jacob Smith

Citations

  1. [S406] National Archives and Records Administration, 1810 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S409] National Archives and Records Administration, 1820 United States Federal Census.

Stella Florence Reed1,2,3,4,5

F, b. July 12, 1877, d. January 1, 1951
FatherJohn Fleming Reed1,4 b. July 28, 1850, d. April 28, 1919
MotherIsadora Charlotte "Dora" Puckett1,4 b. March 5, 1856, d. April 23, 1892
     Stella Florence Reed was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.4,5 She was born on July 12, 1877 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,4 She married William Isaac Poff, son of Andrew Isaac Poff and Rebecca Poff, on February 14, 1893 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4,5 As of February 14, 1893,her married name was Poff. Stella Florence Reed died on January 1, 1951 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 73.2,4

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1900Dwelling 123, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1920Dwelling 84, District 47, Chamblissburg, Bedford Co., Virginia8
1930Dwelling 847, District 2, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia9
1940Dwelling 11, District 36-9, Roanoke, Virginia10

Family

William Isaac Poff b. March 15, 1872, d. December 15, 1931
Marriage*Stella Florence Reed married William Isaac Poff, son of Andrew Isaac Poff and Rebecca Poff, on February 14, 1893 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S657] George Pauff - Anna Merchant, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~poff/f0637.htm
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Walter Hughes Poff obituary in the Jan 5, 1995 edition.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S6393] Logan Reed Jennings, "The Poffs of Floyd County, Virginia."
  6. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Alfred L. Poff obituary in the Feb 21, 2000 edition.
  13. [S2413] Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708660
  14. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  15. [S1402] Logan Jennings, Fred Lee Poff in "Floyd Co., Virginia Listserve," listserve message Dec 9, 2006.

Floyd Oliver Conner1,2,3

M, b. June 10, 1901, d. January 21, 1978
FatherWilliam Hosea J. Conner1,2,4,5,3 b. February 12, 1869, d. September 15, 1947
MotherMary Ann Carr1,2,4,5,3 b. February 14, 1867, d. September 21, 1932
     His Social Security Number was 223-12-2800.6 Floyd Oliver Conner was buried at Huffville Union Church Cemetery, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.7,3 He was born on June 10, 1901 at Fayette Co., West Virginia.6,1,3 He married Angeline Virginia Carroll on October 1, 1924 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,3 Floyd Oliver Conner married Gertrude Sadie Alley, daughter of Hosea Dillard "Hosie" Alley and Lillie Clara Duncan, on August 16, 1934 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.8,1 Floyd Oliver Conner died on January 21, 1978 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 76.9,3

Census Records

1910Dwelling 96, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 100, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 28, District 14, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia10
1940Dwelling 212, District 61-18, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia11

Occupation

1930Farm laborer10
1940Building construction laborer11

Family 1

Angeline Virginia Carroll b. August 2, 1889, d. March 24, 1934
Marriage*Floyd Oliver Conner married Angeline Virginia Carroll on October 1, 1924 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,3 

Family 2

Gertrude Sadie Alley b. August 22, 1906, d. November 14, 1991
Marriage*Floyd Oliver Conner married Gertrude Sadie Alley, daughter of Hosea Dillard "Hosie" Alley and Lillie Clara Duncan, on August 16, 1934 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.8,1 
Child
  • Margaret Ann Conner8,11,12

Citations

  1. [S55] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 2, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Gertrude Sadie Conner obituary in the Nov 15, 1991 edition.
  9. [S1640] Jack Spangler, Index of Obituary and Death Notices Appearing in the Floyd Press 1973-1999.
  10. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Demaris/Demersy Lizannie "Mercie" Collins1,2,3,4

F, b. June 3, 1886, d. December 1, 1947
FatherWilliam C. Collins2,4 b. circa 1853, d. June 5, 1913
MotherLucy Ferris2 b. circa 1862
     Demaris/Demersy Lizannie "Mercie" Collins was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.4 She was born on June 3, 1886 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,4 She married William Easom Poff, son of William Hayden "Hade" Craghead and Emeline Poff, on September 12, 1907 at Floyd Co., Virginia; On his marriage certificate, William Poff listed no father and his mother as Emaline Poff.2,4 As of September 12, 1907,her married name was Poff. Demaris/Demersy Lizannie "Mercie" Collins died on December 1, 1947 at Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 61.4

Census Records

1910Dwelling 112, District 53, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 150, District 102, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1930Dwelling 2, District 2, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia3
1940Dwelling 10, District 32-15, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7

Family

William Easom Poff b. circa 1879, d. July 23, 1946
Marriage*Demaris/Demersy Lizannie "Mercie" Collins married William Easom Poff, son of William Hayden "Hade" Craghead and Emeline Poff, on September 12, 1907 at Floyd Co., Virginia; On his marriage certificate, William Poff listed no father and his mother as Emaline Poff.2,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  9. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Jacob Board1,2,3,4

M, b. January 31, 1848, d. March 13, 1913
FatherEli Solomon Board3 b. January 15, 1819, d. February 17, 1900
MotherAbigail "Abbie" Walters3 b. March 20, 1829, d. December 28, 1899
     Jacob Board was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 He was born on January 31, 1848 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3 He married Elmira E. Walters, daughter of Martin Phillip Walters and Mary Ann Pharis, on August 15, 1868 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3 Jacob Board died on March 13, 1913 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 65.2,4

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5

Family

Elmira E. Walters b. February 26, 1850, d. December 22, 1927
Marriage*Jacob Board married Elmira E. Walters, daughter of Martin Phillip Walters and Mary Ann Pharis, on August 15, 1868 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  2. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  3. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S1569] Funeral records of Mr. Marion Thomas Hall, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~vafloyd/recordsofmarionthomashall.htm
  5. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  7. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  8. [S325] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1873.
  9. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Mrs. Jacob Board obituary in the Jan 12, 1928 edition.
  10. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Elizabeth A. "Eliza" Poff1,2

F, b. circa 1834
FatherGeorge Poff1 b. circa 1803
MotherLucy Trail1 b. circa 1803
     Elizabeth A. "Eliza" Poff was born circa 1834 at Kanawha Co., Virginia (now West Virginia).1 She married John F. Hudnall Jr., son of Anderson Hudnall and Janette H. "Jane" Lathey, on May 21, 1857 at Miles Branch, Kanawha Co., West Virginia; License issued on May 20, 1857.3,2 As of May 21, 1857,her married name was Hudnall.

Census Records

1850Dwelling 1504, Kanawha Co., Virginia (now West Virginia)1
1860Dwelling 2292, Kanawha Co., Virginia (now West Virginia)4
1870Dwelling 231, Cabin Creek, Kanawha Co., West Virginia5
1880Dwelling 47, District 48, Cabin Creek, Kanawha Co., West Virginia6

Family

John F. Hudnall Jr. b. circa 1831, d. circa 1876
Marriage*Elizabeth A. "Eliza" Poff married John F. Hudnall Jr., son of Anderson Hudnall and Janette H. "Jane" Lathey, on May 21, 1857 at Miles Branch, Kanawha Co., West Virginia; License issued on May 20, 1857.3,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Hudnall-Poff marriage record.
  3. [S1338] My family from the Virginia/West Virginia areas, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:3082686&id=I602401436
  4. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Lucy Alexander death certificate.
  8. [S2877] FamilySearch, West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973.
  9. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Anderson Hudnall death certificate.
  10. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, from the William D. Hudnall death certificate.
  11. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the John Pryor Hudnall death certificate.